|First Blues song heard by WC Handy in 1903 - Randy Meadows|
Im Going Where the Southern Cross the Dog. African American composer W. C. Handy wrote in his autobiography of the experience of sleeping on a train traveling through (or stopping at the station of) Tutwiler, Mississippi around 1903, and being awakened by: ... a lean, loose-jointed Negro [who] had commenced plucking a guitarï»¿ beside me while I slept. His clothes were rags; his feet peeped out of his shoes...
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|Aeroplane Series Wischmann's Picture Pack Gum - 1930 - Herbert Hillary Booker 2nd - Tujunga, California - 2009|
The fourth set of five cards shown front and back of this series, five more cards to be shown.
Keywords: Refueling record by the Hunter brothers; Spad a French plane used during the world war; Taking off to Australia with Kingsford Smith in the Southern Cross; The Bremen west across the Atlantic; The first successful flight by the Wright brothers; Wischmann's; Picture Pack Gum; 1930
|'On the Shoulders of Giants' (Peter Graham) analysis by Dr. Stephen Arthur Allen, Part 2 - Dr. Stephen Arthur Allen (Rider University)|
(The Introduction, Part 1, can be viewed at http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W8ziq3Bpc3M) This is an informal analysis by Dr. Stephen Arthur Allen of the brass band test-piece 'On the Shoulders of Giants' by Peter Graham composed for The Cory Band and published by Gramercy Music in 2010 for the British Brass Band Championships of Great Britain. The recording, without commentary, by the Cory Band directed by Dr...
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